Virginia

Creating Biophysics Majors in the Commonwealth

Jordan Hall Conference Center
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, Virginia
June 15, 2012

10:30AM–5:00PM

Overview: This event will bring together biophysicists and college-level science educators from the universities and colleges of the Commonwealth of Virginia to have a conference on the theme of teaching biophysics to undergraduates.

Speakers

William Guilford, University of Virginia
Linda Columbus, University of Virginia
Louis De Felice, Virginia Commonwealth University
Karen Fleming, Johns Hopkins
Gina MacDonald, James Madison University
James Mahaney, Virginia Polytechnic Institute

Host

Robert Nakamoto, University of Virginia Health Science Center

Program

10:30–10:45 AM Welcome: Robert Nakamoto, University of Virginia Health Science Center
10:45–11:15 AM Linda Columbus, University of Virginia
11:15–11:45 AM Louis De Felice, Virginia Commonwealth University
11:45 AM–1:00 PM Lunch
1:00–1:30 PM William Guilford, University of Virginia
1:30–2:00 PM Gina MacDonald, James Madison University
2:00–2:30 PM James Mahaney, Virginia Tech
2:30–3:00 PM Karen Fleming, Johns Hopkins University
3:00–3:30 PM Coffee Break
3:30–4:15 PM Discussion Panel
4:15–4:20 PM Closing Remarks
4:20–5:00 PM Scientific Posters and Reception


Abstract Submission

Space is limited for research posters in biophysics from graduate students and postdoctoral fellows only. Send an abstract of 150 words or less to biophysicsUVA@virginia.edu.

Registration

To register, visit the Creating Biophysics Majors in the Commonwealth website and the Biophysics at UVA Facebook page to fill out a registration form. Registration is free of charge.

Maps, Directions and Additional Information

Visit the Creating Biophysics Majors in the Commonwealth website.

Event Flyer

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